Prairie Village, Kansas

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Population in 2017: 22,368 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +1.3%
 
Males: 10,404  (46.5%)
Females: 11,964  (53.5%)
Median resident age:

39.4 years
Kansas median age:

36.7 years

Zip codes: 66208.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $79,120 (it was $58,685 in 2000)
Prairie Village:

$79,120
KS:

$56,422

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $49,396 (it was $34,677 in 2000)

Prairie Village city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $240,500 (it was $140,700 in 2000)
Prairie Village:

$240,500
KS:

$150,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $302,872; detached houses: $311,036; townhouses or other attached units: $184,623; in 2-unit structures: $171,824; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $88,949; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $168,064; mobile homes: $618,126

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,326.

March 2019 cost of living index in Prairie Village: 89.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.2%
(3.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.7% for Black residents, 19.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 61.4% for other race residents, 8.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Prairie Village, KS (2010)
    • 19,87792.7%White alone
    • 7303.4%Hispanic
    • 3031.4%Asian alone
    • 2791.3%Two or more races
    • 2101.0%Black alone
    • 380.2%American Indian alone
    • 80.04%Other race alone
    • 20.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Prairie Village detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Prairie Village, Kansas as of August 08, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Prairie Village is 1,857 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Prairie Village by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(9.3)
2
(9.3)
2
(9.4)
1
(4.7)
1
(4.7)
5
(22.9)
5
(23.2)
3
(13.7)
1
(4.6)
1
(4.5)
2
(9.1)
1
(4.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
8
(37.1)
5
(23.1)
5
(23.5)
8
(37.5)
7
(32.7)
1
(4.6)
6
(27.8)
3
(13.7)
2
(9.1)
3
(13.6)
2
(9.1)
1
(4.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
13
(60.2)
13
(60.2)
21
(98.5)
25
(117.1)
12
(56.0)
45
(206.2)
13
(60.2)
7
(32.0)
7
(32.0)
5
(22.7)
3
(13.6)
9
(41.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
51
(236.3)
29
(134.2)
45
(211.1)
86
(402.9)
104
(485.6)
75
(343.7)
64
(296.5)
50
(228.2)
51
(233.2)
36
(163.6)
41
(186.5)
33
(150.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
215
(996.2)
201
(930.3)
216
(1,014)
185
(866.8)
216
(1,009)
239
(1,095)
194
(898.9)
179
(817.1)
147
(672.2)
172
(781.9)
160
(727.9)
163
(742.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
22
(101.9)
19
(87.9)
32
(150.2)
28
(131.2)
20
(93.4)
17
(77.9)
13
(60.2)
14
(63.9)
23
(105.2)
16
(72.7)
25
(113.7)
26
(118.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(13.9)
2
(9.3)
8
(37.5)
8
(37.5)
2
(9.3)
5
(22.9)
5
(23.2)
2
(9.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.5)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)95.180.0101.6111.8106.6135.1100.475.264.460.864.062.9

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City-data.com crime index in Prairie Village, KS

Crime rate in Prairie Village detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 53 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Kansas average:

2.29
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Ancestries: German (18.3%), English (12.9%), American (11.0%), Irish (10.5%), European (8.9%), Italian (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1050 feet

Land area: 6.22 square miles.

Population density: 3,595 people per square mile   (average).

Prairie Village, Kansas map

579 residents are foreign born (1.2% Asia, 0.6% Europe, 0.5% Latin America).

This city:

2.6%
Kansas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,026 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,985 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Overland Park, KS (4.2 miles , pop. 149,080).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (7.4 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (415.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Mission Hills, KS (1.4 miles ),
Countryside, KS (1.4 miles ),
Fairway, KS (1.6 miles ),
Mission, KS (1.6 miles ),
Roeland Park, KS (1.8 miles ),
Mission Woods, KS (1.8 miles),
Westwood, KS (1.9 miles ),
Westwood Hills, KS (1.9 miles )

Latitude: 38.99 N, Longitude: 94.64 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -4,087 (-18.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,059 (16.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Prairie Village, KS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Prairie Village, KS in 2017

Property values in Prairie Village, KS

Prairie Village satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Kansas:

3.7%
Historical population in Prairie Village, KS
Historical housing units in Prairie Village, KS
Most common industries in Prairie Village, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.9%)
  • Health care (12.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.1%)
  • Educational services (8.1%)
  • Construction (4.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (15.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.4%)
  • Health care (8.0%)
  • Construction (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
  • Educational services (4.1%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.2%)
  • Educational services (12.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.8%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Prairie Village, KS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
  • Computer specialists (3.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (8.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Computer specialists (5.4%)
  • Top executives (4.9%)
  • Lawyers (3.7%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.5%)
  • Registered nurses (5.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.5%)

Average climate in Prairie Village, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Prairie Village, Kansas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 88.7. This is about average.

City:

88.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.238. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.238
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.745. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.745
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 22.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.1
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.16. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.16
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Prairie Village-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 102% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the Prairie Village city center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/22/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.2 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Prairie Village-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 366.1 miles away from Prairie Village center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 305.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 312.0 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 331.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 294.4 miles away from Prairie Village center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 363.5 miles away from Prairie Village center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Johnson County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Prairie Village topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Prairie Village:

  • HEALTH AT HOME (4121 WEST 83RD STREET SUITE 216)
  • BRIGHTON GARDENS OF PRAIRIE VILLAGE (7105 MISSION ROAD)
  • CLARIDGE COURT (8101 MISSION RD)

Amtrak stations near Prairie Village:

  • 8 miles: KANSAS CITY (2200 MAIN ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: INDEPENDENCE (600 S. GRAND AVE.) . Services: free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 15 miles: LEE'S SUMMIT (220 S. MAIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Prairie Village:

  • Wright Career College (about 5 miles; Overland Park, KS; Full-time enrollment: 3,107)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 5 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 10,544)
  • Rockhurst University (about 5 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 6 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 7 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 11 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)
  • MidAmerica Nazarene University (about 12 miles; Olathe, KS; FT enrollment: 2,158)

Private high school in Prairie Village:

  • KANSAS CITY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 422, Location: 4801 W 79TH ST, Grades: KG-12)

Private elementary/middle schools in Prairie Village:

  • ST ANN SCHOOL (Students: 435, Location: 7241 MISSION RD, Grades: KG-8)
  • HIGHLAWN MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 139, Location: 3531 SOMERSET DR, Grades: PK-5)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Prairie Village: Meadow Lake Country Club (A), Meadowbrook Country Club (B), Homestead Country Club (C), Roe 89 Shops (D), Somerset Plaza Shops (E), Southgate Financial Center (F), Greenview Place (G), Somerset Plaza (H), Prairie Village Municipal Office Complex (I), Meadowbrook Executive Building (J), Corinth Square (K), Corinth Library (L), Prairie Village City Hall (M), KCSP - AM (Mission) (N), Claridge Court Assisted Living Facility (O), Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village Assisted Living Facility and Nursing Home (P), Johnson County Medical Action Station 33 (Q), Johnson County Medical Action Station 23 (R), Consolidated Fire District 2 Station 3 (S), Prairie Village Police Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Jimmys Block Shopping Center (1), Trailwood Shopping Center (2), Highland Village Shopping Center (3), Nall Hills Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Prairie Village include: Hillcrest Covenant Church (A), Unitarian Universalist Fellowship (B), Village Presbyterian Church (C), Trinity Baptist Church (D), Zion Lutheran Church (E), Southminster Presbyterian Church (F), Southwest Bible Church (G), Pathway Church (H), Prairie Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Corinth Cemetery (1), Highland Cemetery (2), Woolford Farm Horse Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Prairie Village include: Porter Park (1), Austin Harmon Park (2), Bennett Park (3), Austin Harmon Park Pool (4), Franklin Park (5), McCrum Park (6), Meadow Lake Park (7), Santa Fe Trail Park (8), Windsor Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Joyce DiDonato - Opera mezzo-soprano, Jim Roth - Politician, Marci Francisco - Politician, Nancy Opel - Actress.

Johnson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Prairie Village that have no violations reported:

  • CRYSTAL BEACH SUBD (Serves MO, Population served: 91, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Kansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

59.5%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.3%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
154 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
8 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Prairie Village in 2000:

  • 150 people in nursing homes
  • 31 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 31 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 6 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 3 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Banks with most branches in Prairie Village (2011 data):

  • Capitol Federal Savings Bank: State Line Branch at 1900 W 75th St, branch established on 1893/01/01; Corinth Hen House Branch at 4050 W 83rd St, branch established on 2004/06/04. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $9,167.4 mil, Deposits: $4,742.9 mil, headquarters in Topeka, KS, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 46 total offices
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Mission Road Branch at 6940 Mission Road, branch established on 1939/07/05; 95th Street Branch at 5100 West 95th Street, branch established on 1975/01/15. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Great Southern Bank: Prairie Village Branch at 5206 West 95th Street, branch established on 1989/06/30. Info updated 2012/02/03: Bank assets: $3,788.7 mil, Deposits: $2,986.3 mil, headquarters in Reeds Spring, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 109 total offices, Holding Company: Great Southern Bancorp, Inc.
  • Bank of Prairie Village: Bank Of Prairie Village at 3515 W. 75th Street, branch established on 1931/02/27. Info updated 2008/01/02: Bank assets: $100.2 mil, Deposits: $91.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Blue Lion Bancshares, Inc.
  • Inter-State Federal Savings and Loan Association of Kansas City: 8000 State Line Branch at 8000 State Line Rd, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $250.8 mil, Deposits: $158.2 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, KS, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • The Mission Bank: Prairie Village Branch at 8201 Mission Road, branch established on 2000/10/11. Info updated 2008/02/19: Bank assets: $555.4 mil, Deposits: $380.7 mil, headquarters in Mission, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Valley View Bancshares, Inc.
  • Intrust Bank, National Association: 4000 Somerset Drive Branch at 4000 Somerset Drive, branch established on 1990/08/10. Info updated 2007/03/28: Bank assets: $4,066.0 mil, Deposits: $3,310.3 mil, headquarters in Wichita, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 48 total offices, Holding Company: Intrust Financial Corporation
  • UMB Bank, National Association: Village Branch at 6900 Mission Road, branch established on 2011/10/22. Info updated 2007/12/13: Bank assets: $11,205.9 mil, Deposits: $8,538.8 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 107 total offices, Holding Company: Umb Financial Corporation
  • Missouri Bank and Trust Company of Kansas City: Prairie Village Branch at 4140 West 71st Street, branch established on 2000/11/21. Info updated 2010/08/12: Bank assets: $465.9 mil, Deposits: $421.3 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Mbt Bancshares, Inc.
  • 2 other banks with 2 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Prairie Village:

Marital status in Prairie Village, KS
  • Never married: 26.4%
  • Now married: 57.2%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

For population 25 years and over in Prairie Village:

  • High school or higher: 98.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 70.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 29.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Kansas average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Prairie Village
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Prairie Village, KS (based on Johnson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic102,13118
Evangelical Protestant99,699190
Mainline Protestant71,06887
Other21,64446
Orthodox1,5055
Black Protestant6424
None247,490-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 72
This county:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 10
Here:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Johnson County:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 120
This county:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 388
Johnson County:

7.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.0%
State:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Johnson County:

23.0%
State:

27.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.6%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

54.8%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

53.6%
Kansas:

45.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
Kansas:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Prairie Village:

18.7%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Prairie Village:

9.3%
Kansas:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.0
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.9%
Kansas:

33.6%

General health condition:
Prairie Village:

60.5%
Kansas:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Prairie Village:

79.0%
Kansas:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Prairie Village, KS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 46$243,919$63,6310$0
Streets and Highways 15$64,895$51,9160$0
Police - Other 13$50,702$46,8020$0
Parks and Recreation 12$41,753$41,7530$0
Other Government Administration 10$47,776$57,3310$0
Judicial and Legal 5$17,404$41,7700$0
Financial Administration 2$12,370$74,2200$0
Totals for Government 103$478,819$55,7850$0

Prairie Village government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,996,000 ($268.06)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,493,000 ($245.57)
    Police Protection: $5,318,000 ($237.75)
    General - Other: $1,567,000 ($70.06)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,404,000 ($62.77)
    Central Staff Services: $970,000 ($43.37)
    Parks and Recreation: $499,000 ($22.31)
    Housing and Community Development: $412,000 ($18.42)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $403,000 ($18.02)
    Financial Administration: $252,000 ($11.27)
    Public Welfare - Other: $117,000 ($5.23)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $8,273,000 ($369.86)
    Corporate Bonds: $3,692,000 ($165.06)
    Benefit Payments: $946,000 ($42.29)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $302,000 ($13.50)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $93,000 ($4.16)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $675,000 ($30.18)
    Police Protection: $134,000 ($5.99)
    Central Staff Services: $16,000 ($0.72)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000 ($0.40)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000 ($0.09)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,670,000 ($387.61)

Prairie Village government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $1,579,000 ($70.59)
    Sewerage: $1,532,000 ($68.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,459,000 ($65.23)
    Parks and Recreation: $427,000 ($19.09)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $873,000 ($39.03)
    Local Employee Contribution: $98,000 ($4.38)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $138,000 ($6.17)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,144,000 ($95.85)
    Fines and Forfeits: $905,000 ($40.46)
    Interest Earnings: $95,000 ($4.25)
    Sale of Property: $18,000 ($0.80)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,427,000 ($153.21)
    General Local Government Support: $385,000 ($17.21)
  • Tax - Property: $6,351,000 ($283.93)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,033,000 ($180.30)
    Other License: $680,000 ($30.40)

Prairie Village government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $13,910,000 ($621.87)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $13,910,000 ($621.87)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,418,000 ($242.22)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,680,000 ($209.23)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $739,000 ($33.04)

Prairie Village government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,034,000 ($582.71)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,910,000 ($621.87)

7.03% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($70,186 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.03%
Kansas average:

6.44%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($422 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.04%
Kansas average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Jackson County, MO  1.34% ($71,814 average AGI)
from Wyandotte County, KS  0.66% ($42,296)
from Douglas County, KS  0.31% ($49,739)


6.82% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($70,639 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.82%
Kansas average:

7.12%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($565 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.05%
Kansas average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Jackson County, MO  1.32% ($58,976 average AGI)
to Wyandotte County, KS  0.66% ($40,363)
to Clay County, MO  0.23% ($62,830)
Businesses in Prairie Village, KS
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Motherhood Maternity1
Arby's1New Balance2
Baskin-Robbins1Panda Express1
Blockbuster1Panera Bread1
CVS1Starbucks1
Chico's1Subway1
Curves1UPS7
FedEx1Walgreens1
JoS. A. Bank1YMCA1
Macy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Prairie Village:

  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMBZ (980 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KPHN (1190 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCNW (1380 AM; 3 kW; FAIRWAY, KS; Owner: KANSAS CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCZZ (1480 AM; 1 kW; MISSION, KS; Owner: HMEB COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KPRT (1590 AM; 1 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KCKN (1340 AM; 1 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Prairie Village:

  • KZPL (97.3 FM; LEE'S SUMMIT, MO; Owner: UNION FIRST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KCMO-FM (94.9 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQRC-FM (98.9 FM; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRBZ (96.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYYS (99.7 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMXV (93.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KPRS (103.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KFKF-FM (94.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDAF-FM (106.5 FM; LIBERTY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KUDL (98.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSRC (102.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBEQ-FM (104.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCUR-FM (89.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CURATORS OF UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KLJC (88.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CALVARY BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • KKFI (90.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MID-COAST RADIO PROJECT, INC.)
  • KCFX (101.1 FM; HARRISONVILLE, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCCV-FM (92.3 FM; OLATHE, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMJK (107.3 FM; LEXINGTON, MO; Owner: ALLUR-KANSAS CITY, INC.)
  • KANU (91.5 FM; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)

TV broadcast stations around Prairie Village:

  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCTV (Channel 5; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KSHB-TV (Channel 41; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDAF-TV (Channel 4; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WDAF LICENSE, INC.)
  • KPXE (Channel 50; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PAXSON KANSAS CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KMBC-TV (Channel 9; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KMBC HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K35CT (Channel 35; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KCWE (Channel 29; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KCWE-TV, INC.)
  • KCPT (Channel 19; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PUBLIC TELEVISION 19, INC.)
  • KSMO-TV (Channel 62; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KSMO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • K48FS (Channel 48; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K26CR (Channel 26; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K27FR (Channel 27; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)
  • KTAJ (Channel 16; ST. JOSEPH, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Prairie Village fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 36ft / 10.5mTotal length
  • $6,000Total costs
  • 60,346Total average daily traffic
  • 2,418Total average daily truck traffic
  • 80,162Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED179$158,705245$190,579893$199,59930$59,3651$557,27042$144,6623$187,113
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$178,87616$163,75356$221,2644$8,0000$03$81,8070$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$176,51513$153,525147$215,27918$56,3260$09$147,5670$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN19$173,09223$197,063142$193,6466$106,1000$05$129,0040$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$05$323,09424$220,2663$102,9030$01$76,4201$76,420

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0507.00 , 0509.00, 0510.00, 0513.00, 0514.00, 0515.00, 0518.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED72$198,07253$215,412
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$223,7078$197,449
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$232,6048$224,226
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$154,8056$257,988
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$334,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0507.00 , 0509.00, 0510.00, 0513.00, 0514.00, 0515.00, 0518.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Prairie Village, KS
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Prairie Village, KS - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 29. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 63 took place in 2002, and the least - 7 in 2010. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Prairie Village, KS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (58.9%), and Outside Fires (29.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Prairie Village, KS
    • 28958.9%Structure Fires
    • 14629.7%Outside Fires
    • 469.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 102.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Prairie Village, KS
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Prairie Village, KS
  • 88.7%Utility gas
  • 9.6%Electricity
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Wood
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Prairie Village, KS
  • 82.7%Utility gas
  • 15.9%Electricity
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Other fuel


Prairie Village compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Prairie Village on our top lists:

  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospices or homes for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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